Activities

Joust for the Cure with Medieval Times

Mother’s day is only a couple of days away… Have you thought about Medieval Times as a perfect Mother’s day dinner and help a good cause? One of my favorite Mother’s Day memories was when David surprised our family with tickets to Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament at the Schaumburg, IL castle. My grandmother and I were… Continue reading Joust for the Cure with Medieval Times

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Chicago Toy and Game Fair 2016 {GIVEAWAY ENDED} #ChiTagFair

{Giveaway at the end of the post: CONGRATULATIONS NICHOLE B.!} This week is our family’s favorite event: The Chicago Toy and Game Fair (AKA ChiTag Fair)! It’s on November 19 – 20th, which is also Rafael’s birthday weekend. This year it is going to be a fun one since we have a lot of awesome… Continue reading Chicago Toy and Game Fair 2016 {GIVEAWAY ENDED} #ChiTagFair

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We need a vacation from our vacation.

This weekend we went on a four day vacation to Sandusky, Ohio for the Bloggy Conference. Well, I went to the conference. David and the kids enjoyed everything Cedar Point and Hotel Breakers had to offer. I’ll be writing about all that in a different post because I have a lot to share. Coming back… Continue reading We need a vacation from our vacation.

Daily Life · Parenting

The One Where the Baby Goes to Preschool | Daily Life

There’s something about the youngest starting to to go school for the first time. It’s something else when they get to go on the bus and you don’t get to walk them into their classroom for the first day. I suppose I could have gone to be with him but he is so ready to… Continue reading The One Where the Baby Goes to Preschool | Daily Life

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The One Where the Firstborn Goes to Kindergarten | Daily Life

Seriously. Kindergarten, already? Where is my chunky baby that didn’t fit into any of the newborn clothes that I brought with me to the hospital? I’ve seemed to blink and he’s turned into a hilarious and talented Kindergartner. This is his first year taking the big school bus with the rest of the neighborhood kids.… Continue reading The One Where the Firstborn Goes to Kindergarten | Daily Life